In response to growing awareness about the dangers of artificial sweeteners, what does the manufacturer of one of the world’s most notable artificial sweeteners do? Why, rename it and begin marketing it as natural, of course. This is precisely the strategy of Ajinomoto, maker of aspartame, which hopes to pull the wool over the eyes of the public with its rebranded version of aspartame, called “AminoSweet”.
Over 25 years ago, aspartame [...]
For many British ex-patriates living in New Zealand the taste of Marmite on toast brings back fond memories of the home they left behind.
But yesterday they were delivered an unpalatable message – when they go to their supermarkets the shelves where the jars of Marmite are stacked will become increasingly bare.
Production of the yeast extract spread, which has been produced for decades in Christchurch, has been suspended because one of [...]
March 4, 2012
(NaturalNews) If you think you are making a healthier option because you chose to have diet soda over a regular soda drink, its time to think again. Crafty advertising may have given the term “sugar free” an impression of healthy alternative, but the truth of the matter is that chemical sweeteners are far from healthy.
Despite the dismissive stand of aspartame producers that aspartame is safe for [...]